From growing up in London during the blitz to a glamour career as an air hostess during the golden age of air travel, MARY ATKINS recalls a colourful life – and that’s before tragedy struck her young family. She was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at 27.
While many Australian labels organise their production off-shore, thanks to technology several designers are immersing themselves in a slower, more personal and intimate off-shore supply chain, writes KAY McMAHON.
BRISBANE’S oldest family funeral firm has its roots in the 1870s and even more remarkable, it has stayed in the same family for six generations. Kate Mary Smith would have been proud of her legacy, writes DOT WHITTINGTON.